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The Motherisk Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) Forum

Motherisk receives questions from around the world about morning sickness symptoms, effects, treatments and ways to cope. Those questions and answers are posted here for anyone to read, provided the reader acknowledges and accepts the proviso and disclaimer below.

NVP and prenatal vitamins

NVP Counsellor
Date: 2007-10-30

I am curently 8 weeks pregnant with # 4 ...you think I would be use to this!! I have had bad morning sickness for about 2-3 weeks now I just started taking dicletin but I still have morningsick...but not as bad. My question is I cant keep down my prenatal vitamin is there a certain time I should take them or is it safe to not take them everyday?

This is a common question as many women say that the multivitamin aggravates the NVP. Stop taking it for now, it will not adversely affect the baby and when you feel better you can restart it

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